In the current environment, it is important for lawyers to be aware of the legal issues that arise in construction projects and how to protect clients' interests and ensure successful project outcomes. This seminar will explore how to set projects up for success, how to effectively deal with disputes when they arise, and your options for when things go wrong. The presenters will draw from their many years of personal experience with these issues, with a view to giving practical tips for the practitioner.
This seminar will include:
By attending this seminar you will:
Civil litigators, construction specialists and property lawyers.
A short paper, in PDF format, together with a copy of the PowerPoint presentation will be emailed out prior to the seminar.
|Live web stream||30 July|
Senior Associate, Russell McVeagh, Auckland
Michael practices in commercial litigation with a particular focus on construction law. He acts for major developers lenders and contractors in high value disputes. Michael practiced at the London Commercial Bar for over, 15 years before joining Russell McVeagh. He ranked as Leading Junior Counsel in The Legal 500 UK and Chambers & Partners UK.
Commercial Barrister and Mediator, Bankside Chambers, Auckland
John is a construction law specialist, practising primarily as an arbitrator, adjudicator and commercial mediator out of Bankside Chambers in Auckland and Singapore. His background is in major infrastructure projects, both in NZ and internationally. John is a member of the Society of Construction Arbitrators (UK), a Fellow of CIArb (London), a Fellow of the International Academy of Mediators, and a Fellow and former president of AMINZ.
If written notice of cancellation of a registration arrives before the day of the seminar we will refund the registration fee, less an administration fee of $40. If you are unable to attend, you may send a substitute - to correctly assign CPD credit, CLE must be notified in advance. NZLS CLE Ltd reserves the right to cancel or reschedule seminars if necessary.